Boston Celtics Playoff Rosters

1947-1948 Boston Celtics Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Mike Bloom SF 6-6 190 Jan 14, 1915 33 Temple 0 1947 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Bulbs Ehlers PG 6-3 198 Mar 10, 1923 25 Purdue 0 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 1, Pick 3, Boston Celtics
Jack Garfinkel PG 6-0 190 Jun 13, 1918 29 St. John's 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Saul Mariaschin PG 5-11 165 Sep 1, 1924 23 Harvard 0 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 7, Pick 6, Washington Capitols
George Munroe PG 5-11 170 Jan 5, 1922 26 Dartmouth 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Stan Noszka PG 6-1 185 Sep 9, 1920 27 Duquesne 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Mel Riebe PG 5-11 180 Jul 12, 1916 31   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Ed Sadowski C 6-5 240 Jul 11, 1917 30 Seton Hall 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Art Spector GF 6-4 201 Oct 17, 1920 27 Villanova 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Gene Stump PG 6-2 185 Nov 13, 1923 24 DePaul 0 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 3, Pick 3, Boston Celtics

1947-1948 Playoff Matchups

DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals San Francisco Warriors Baltimore Bullets (BAA) BAL in 6
Division Tiebreaker Chicago Stags Washington Capitols CHI in 1
Division Tiebreaker Chicago Stags Baltimore Bullets (BAA) BAL in 1
Quarterfinals Baltimore Bullets (BAA) New York Knicks BAL in 3
Quarterfinals Boston Celtics Chicago Stags CHI in 3
Semifinals St. Louis Bombers San Francisco Warriors PHI in 7
Semifinals Chicago Stags Baltimore Bullets (BAA) BAL in 2

1947-1948 Boston Playoff Stats

Player GP PTS AST
Ed Sadowski 3 20.3 2.0
Mel Riebe 3 14.0 1.0
Mike Bloom 3 12.0 0.7
Saul Mariaschin 3 9.7 0.3
Stan Noszka 3 8.3 0.7
Jack Garfinkel 3 7.3 2.3
Art Spector 3 2.0 0.0
George Munroe 3 1.3 0.3
Gene Stump 3 0.7 0.0

1947-1948 Boston Celtics Quarterfinals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Boston Leaders Chicago Leaders
Mar 28, 1948
v.
Chicago
L, 72-79 Boston Garden
Quarterfinals
0-1 PTS: 22. Mel Riebe
PTS: 18. M. Zaslofsky
Mar 31, 1948
v.
Chicago
W, 81-77 Boston Garden
Quarterfinals
1-1 PTS: 17. S. Mariaschin
PTS: 22. M. Zaslofsky
Apr 2, 1948
v.
Chicago
L, 74-81 Boston Garden
Quarterfinals
1-2 PTS: 26. Ed Sadowski
PTS: 31. M. Zaslofsky